Guy Hughes

Composer - Actor - Musician

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biography

Guy is a British actor, musician and composer. He graduated from Durham University with a First Class Honours degree in Music, before taking up a scholarship place at the Royal Academy of Music to study Musical Theatre Performance.

As an actor and musician he has worked for some of the country's leading theatre companies, including the Royal Shakespeare Company, Shakespeare's Globe and the internationally renowned Cheek By Jowl, home to acclaimed director and designer Declan Donnellan OBE and Nick Ormerod OBE. For a list of acting and musical credits, see his CV on spotlight.

Guy writes music for the award winning cycling theatre company The HandleBards, and has also written music for a number of prestigious regional theatres including Theatre Royal Bath, Bristol Old Vic and Edinburgh Lyceum. He also writes music for screen – most recently, he has scored music for the independent short film, Lascivious Grace, which is already nominated for two awards at the Underwire film festival in London. To hear some of his music, head to the music and videos page.